-Develops, writes, reports and edits video news stories from concept to finish. Uses research, interviews, and observation to compile information into a written story that is ready for multiple media platforms according to prescribed editorial style, station brand and format requirements.
– Presents news stories or reports, including interviews or narration via on air, live from the set, taped, live remotes or live indoor locations or for multiple platforms in a professional and polished manner. This may include recorded commercials, public service and special event programs of a news nature, news-orientated promotional announcements and other similar duties.
-Photographs and/or performs creative editing for news, weather and sports material (including news, weather and sports documentaries); sets up and operates lighting equipment for photography of news, weather and sports material (including news, weather and sports documentaries).
-Generates enterprise story ideas, cultivates news sources and remains knowledgeable regarding places, events and people in the news.
-Provides daily story notes outlining ideas for future stories. Passes along facts concerning ongoing projects. Provides progress reports on story checks. Shares information relating to upcoming events, meetings or story developments.
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.
Three years experience in print or broadcast journalism